Navies In The 21st Century

Author: Conrad Waters
Publisher: Seaforth
ISBN: 9781473849914
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This volume tackles these questions by looking at naval developments, both technological and operational, in the quarter century since the end of the Cold War.

Asian Maritime Power In The 21st Century

Author: Vijay Sakhuja
Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
ISBN: 981431109X
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Cited in Bernard D. Cole, The Great Wall at Sea: China's Navy Enters the Twenty-
first Century (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2001), p. 9. David Lague, “China
Airs Ambitions to Beef Up Naval Power”, International Herald Tribune, 28
December 2006, available at < articles/2006/12/28/news/china
.php> (accessed 23 January 2007). Alexander C. Huang, “The Chinese Navy's
Offshore Active Defence Strategy: Conceptualization and Implications”, Naval
War College ...

21st Century Gorshkov

Author: Kevin Rowlands
Publisher: 21st Century Foundations
ISBN: 9781682471593
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He was the architect of the Red Fleet, turning it from little more than a coastal defense force into the most powerful navy that the Soviet Union ever possessed. 21st Century Gorshkov is a collection of articles, many of which have not ...


Author: Geoffrey Till
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136255559
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This is the third, revised and fully updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the 21st Century.

Indian Naval Strategy In The Twenty First Century

Author: James R. Holmes
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134052111
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This book, then, ventures a comprehensive appraisal of Indian maritime strategy. This book will be of interest to students of sea power, strategic studies, Indian politics and Asian Studies in general.

21st Century Knox

Author: David Kohnen
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612519814
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He also served in combat operations during the 1898 Spanish-American War, Boxer Rebellion, and the counterinsurgency in the Philippines. Knox gained perspective on the higher levels of command as a staff officer during two world wars.

Freedom For The Seas In The 21st Century

Author: Jon M. Van Dyke
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781559632423
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MARITIME DEFENSE AND SECURITY in the form of navies is one legitimate use
of the world's oceans, which must be shared with activities such as fishing,
shipping, exploration and exploitation of mineral resources, and waste disposal.
As of 1990, 159 countries had navies;1 even some states without sea coasts
maintain naval forces.2 In 1988, the world stock of naval seagoing forces
included 52 aircraft carriers, 118 strategic nuclear submarines, 16 conventionally
powered strategic ...

To Crown The Waves

Author: Vincent OÕHara
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612512690
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The only comparative analysis available of the great navies of World War I, this work studies the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, the German Kaiserliche Marine, the United States Navy, the French Marine Nationale, the Italian Regia Marina ...

Asymmetric Warfare

Author: Rod Thornton
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 074563365X
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But whatever the reasons for its establishment, there is present now in the twenty-
first century a US Navy that is unchallenged in its size and sophistication. These
navies, of whatever era, were built around the not unreasonable idea that the
bigger and better armed their main fighting vessels were, the more effective they
would be. First, the goal was to build bigger ships. This was in order that they
could carry more and more men and develop more and more speed and
manoeuvrability ...